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Company

Forsters

Position

Partner

Index

Property Advisers

Property Lawyers

Legal

Location

London, United Kingdom

Advice type

Legal - Real estate

Private office

Asset class

Landed estates

Real estate

Residential

Client types

HNW

Non-domiciles

UHNW

Geographical focus

United Kingdom

United States

Hong Kong

Singapore

Sector focus

Real Estate

Profile

Lucy Barber

Description

Spear's Review

Partner and head of residential property Lucy Barber manages a high profile, highly successful and well-regarded team at Forsters. Her senior position within the market is well-established; she is regularly sought out for comment by the leading broadsheet press including the Guardian, FT and the Sunday Times.

Barber advises on high-value sales and purchases, re-finances, enfranchisement, and landlord and tenant matters. Notable clients include The Crown Estate and The Phillimore Estate as well as a number of high net worth and ultra-high net worth individuals. Her clients require a high degree of technical expertise and deep insight into the issues one may face when dealing with a complex transaction.

Adviser Profile

Lucy spearheads London’s largest team dedicated to residential property.

Her practice specialises in all aspects of residential property, acting for a variety of private individuals, developers, investors and lenders in the acquisition, disposal and finance of freehold and leasehold property.

She advises landlords on management issues arising on their estates and is renowned for her expertise in Enfranchisement law, acting for both landlords and tenants in connection with their enfranchisement claims.

Lucy provides commercial and practical advice to ensure the best outcome is reached for her clients.

She is a leading commentator and is regularly featured in broadsheet press.

“Phenomenal”

— Chambers HNW Guide"

Rank: Top Recommended

Top Recommended 2021, Property Lawyers

Address

31 Hill Street, London, W1J 5LS, United Kingdom

Email

lucy.barber@forsters.co.uk

Phone

+44 0 20 7863 8418

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